MINISTER OF POLICE AFFAIRS AND OTHERS, IN A CLOSED-DOOR MEETING WITH THE SENATE PRESIDENT.
The Honorable Minister of Police Affairs, Alhaji Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi, Inspector-General of Police, FCT Minister and Director- Generals of security agencies were today 21st October, 2019 invited by the Senate President Senator Ahmed Lawan, for a closed-door meeting.
The meeting which is a follow-up meeting on how to proffer solutions to the current insecurity in the country particularly the F.C.T was held at the National Assembly Complex.
Senator Ahmed Lawan, in his opening remark said, “there is need for all stakeholders to synergize, to improve the security situation in the F.C.T and the country” He however, cleared the air on the issue of holding closed door meeting during Budget presentations by Ministries, Departments and Agencies as normal and not an attempt to exclude the Media. He said the Media are indispensable but when issues bothering on national security are to be discussed, they need to be excused and will be briefed as at when due.
The meeting also had in attendance the Minister of Communications, and chiefs of staff of Agencies.
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